Showing posts from August, 2011


I made this toolbox for my youngest child's first day of school this year.  I included a few items for him to add to his backpack/lunchbox and of course, pencils in his favorite pattern of camouflage!

Here's the recipe:

Toolbox- cut at 9.25" with Cricut cart Sweet Tooth Boxes in red/black cardstockRYAN- cut at 2" with Cricut cart Nate's ABC's in black with white ink stitchingBus- cut at 2" with Cricut cart Nate's ABC's in yellow/black/white/green (all scrap pieces) and stamped in cooper/silver inkSchool Days- cut at 1" with Cricut cart Nate's ABC's in greenStars- cut at 1/2, 3/4, and 1" with Cricut cart George & Basic Shapes in yellow with black ink stitchingFor My Pink Stamper's blog hop submission:  This project meets my simple style of something creative to serve a practical purpose.  I just love cute gift packages...I know he's going to be really surprised!

I'm also entering this project into the Back to School …